GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — The Wilson Tobs are starting their season during the Memorial Day weekend and General Manager Mike Bell is beyond ready.

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Bell is heading into his 11th season with the Tobs and his seventh as the GM. Prior to this position, he served as a first-year intern before being promoted to the director of ticket and group sales while also taking on the responsibilities of an assistant general manager.

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He got a chance to get into management while still in college. He graduated from East Carolina University, where he served as the captain and president of the East Carolina University hockey club.

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